Small Wood Stove – Salamander: The Hobbit

Small Wood Stove – Salamander: The Hobbit

Salamander stoves out of the UK make beautiful cast iron multi-fuel stoves for a variety of small spaces. The hobbit is a miniature version of large full-size cast stoves and is perfect for small spaces. Of all the small wood stoves – I like the look of the...
WOOD vs. PROPANE Heat for Small Spaces

WOOD vs. PROPANE Heat for Small Spaces

What’s the best heat source for my tiny space?   While this website is about wood heat I feel propane should be mentioned too. When considering a heat source for our Airstream Travel Trailer propane was a natural solution. For the majority of people and small...

How many BTU’s do I need to heat my tiny space?

Thinking about wood heat for your tiny house? Good! Wood stoves can provide affordable, clean and renewable heat all winter long. The first step is determining how many BTU’s you need to heat your space. What is BTU? A BTU is a British Thermal Unit and is basically a...

Kilowatts to BTU Conversion

BTU’s or British Thermal Units is a unit of measure that equals, “the amount of energy needed to cool or heat one pound of water by one degree Fahrenheit”. KW is a measure of power by different sources of energy. If you know the KW output of your...

SMALL PROPANE FIREPLACES

If propane seems to be a better heat option for your tiny space there are lots of options. The RV industry is full of propane heat sources: like forced air furnaces, and catalytic type heaters. Both these options work well but they have their downsides. Furnaces are...

WOOD STOVE SAFETY for Small Spaces

There are many safety implications with Wood Stoves. Fire due to improper installation or operation and carbon monoxide poisoning are serious concerns! With two young kids safety is a TOP priority for us! With proper installation, detection devices and inspection wood...

WOOD STOVES for Tiny Spaces

Small Wood Stove Roundup. Finding a stove sized and suited for your tiny space is worth the investment. Today there are lots of great options for Small Wood Stoves on the market. Over the past few years there are some new players because of the growing demand for...